(04 Episodes) "My Little Margie" was a 1950s, juvenile OTR situation comedy which did better on the TV screen than it did on radio where, for a short peroid of time, it ran simultaneously. * def gp ddh Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR, Junior Situation Comedy
(182 Episodes - one file is a 3-Episode file) Lum & Abner OTR Sitcom/Soap Opera ... Previously removed - hopefully back to stay. : ) * def gp ddh ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Situation Comedy, Lum & Abner
(309 Episodes on 2 pgs) Pg 1 of 2 - 087 of 309 Eps Pg 2 of 2 - 222 of 309 Eps AMOS & ANDY: (Pg 1 of 2) including: 1) First Lines of each episode 2) Program Announcers 3) Program Sponsorship Descriptions 4) Names of All Deleted Doubles Listed as "aka" in Title and Name description It has taken me 3 weeks (so far) to clean up my Amos & Andy collection. By cleaning up, I mean I have removed (75 and counting) existing doubles as a result of mis-dated, mis-numbered and mis-titled... ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Amos & Andy, Situation Comedy, Radio Sitcom
(20 Episodes) Gasoline Alley, with its comic book kickoff, was successfully radio broadcast, with sponsorship by Autolife Sparkplugs and earlier by Skeezix Sweaters The 1948-49 syndicated series Gasoline Alley, featured a cast of Bill Lipton, Mason Adams and Robert Dryden. Sponsored by Autolite, the program used opening theme music by the Polka Dots, a harmonica group. The 15-minute episodes focused on Skeezix running a gas station and garage, the Wallet and Bobble Garage, with his partner,... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: OTR, Old Time Radio, Comedy, Sitcom, Situation Comedy, Gasoline Alley
(50 Episodes) ARCHIE ANDREWS: Stories taken directly from the popular comic strip of the same name, this Old Time Radio Sitcom was created, with much success, to pull a Teenage Audience into the living room and up to the radio. * def gp ddh ( 1 reviews ) Topics: OTR Archie Andrews, Comic Strip, Teenage Situation Comedy
(42 Episodes) Created by Chic Young, comic strip characters Blondie & Dagwood have been published in newspapers, since September 08, 1930. In 1939, "Blondie," the radio program, was born & had a very long run (1939-1950) on several different radio networks. Throughout its broadcast years,"Blondie" was sponsored by many companies, incl: Colgate-Palmolive Soap, Pepsodent Toothpaste & Camel Cigarettes. * def gp ddh ( 1 reviews ) Topics: OTR, Old Time Radio, SItcom, Situation Comedy, Comic Strip, Blondie
(03 Episodes - 1 Inc) "Sad Sack" Created by Sgt. George Baker during WWII, "Sad Sack" began his life as a Comic Strip character when, on June 1942, Harvey Comics issued the first Sad Sack Comic book titled "Yank the Army Weekly". In the summer of 1946, with the help of Herb Vigran & Sponsor Old Gold Cigarettes, Sad Sack came to life on the radio. Sad Sack" aired as the summer replacement for Frank Sinatra's radio program which lasted from June 12th until... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: OTR, Old Time Radio, Sitcom, Situation Comedy, Comic Book, Sad Sack
(02 Episodes: #001, #002) "Joe Palooka," comic-strip character, was a short-lived radio situation-comedy; this is more than likely the reason why there are only 2 episodes available online. Yes, I realize there is a #007 which shows up at many web addresses, however at a closer listen, one will discover that the #007 is actually only a really poor sound quality version of #002. For those of you out there old enough to recall, Joe Palooka was a comic-strip character, a small... Topics: Old Time Radio, Joe Palooka, OTR Situation Comedy, Comic Strip Character, Boxer, Double Bubble...
(51 Episodes) "My Friend Irma," created by Cy Howard (writer/director/producer), was broadcast on CBS Radio from 1947-04-11 thru 1954-08-26. Marie Wilson portrayed Irma Peterson and both Cathy Lewis & Diana Lynn portrayed Jane Stacy. The program was Lever Brothers EMMD's (breath fresheners), Pepsodent Toothpaste & Swan Beauty Soap. "My Friend Irma" became a comic book character when Marvel / Atlas Comics published 'her' in 1950; the comic book demise took place in... Topics: Old Time Radio, My Friend Irma, OTR Sitcom, Situation Comedy, Comic Book
(97 Episodes) "The Aldrich Family" is one of those really GREAT and TIMELESS Old Time Radio sitcoms that make you laugh every time you listen to it. The main characters (created by Clifford Goldsmith) never age. Henry Aldrich (portrayed by Ezra Stone, Vic Jones and Bobby Ellis) is one of those types of teenagers everyone has met at sometime during life, as is his best buddy, Homer Brown (Jackie Kelk, Jack Grimes, Johnny Fieldler). More characters: Mary (Henry's sister); Alice and Sam... ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, The Aldrich Family, OTR Sitcom, OTR Comedy, OTR Situation Comedy
(14 episodes) The 15 minute "Cecil & Sally Show" was the brainchild of American playwright / screenwriter, Johnny Patrick and his co-worker/partner, Helen Troy. In the late 1920s, companies sprang up across America for the purpose of recording music or programs which could be sold, or syndicated, to a number of local or distant city radio stations. One such station, a San Francisco firm by the name of MacGregor & Sollie Inc., produced the "Cecil & Sally" radio... Topics: Old Time Radio, Cecil & Sally, OTR Comedy Soap Opera, 1920s, Sitcom, Situation Comedy
(30 Episodes) "The Anderson Family" Syndicated and broadcast from 1947-1948, "The Anderson Family" situation comedy radio program was a "Hollywood Broadcaster's Production". The main characters of this enjoyable family program were Oliver Anderson (Dick Lane), Mrs. Mary Anderson (Louise Arthur), and Junior (Walter Tetley). Walter also played Leroy on "The Great Gildersleeve" and Sherman Peabody on the "Rocky & Bullwinkle" cartoon. * def gp... Topics: Old Time Radio, The Anderson Family, OTR Situation Comedy, OTR Sitcom, Dick Lane, Louise Archer,...
Science fiction situation comedy audio drama.The year is 2143 CE, over thirty years since the Great Unification of humankind. After being kicked out of the Space Commonwealth transport fleet on disputed charges of gross incompetence, one Captain James seeks out a new life by purchasing a cheap refurbished spacecraft on Pluto, the titular Rover. He is soon also lumbered with a free android "inducement" - the peculiarly named Peter Gans Lee - and by the arrival of a rogue hologram... Topics: Space Rover, Science fiction, Sci-fi, Situation comedy, Sit-com, Comedy, Space opera, Radio drama,...
THE GREAT GILDERSLEEVE The Great Gildersleeve is a radio situation comedy broadcast from August 31, 1941, to March 21, 1957. Initially written by Leonard Lewis Levinson, it was one of broadcast history's earliest spin-off programs. The series was built around the character Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve, a regular element of the radio situation comedy Fibber McGee and Molly. The character was introduced in the October 3, 1939 episode (number 216) of that series. The Great Gildersleeve... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Certified Set, The Great...